Griscom Juvenile Detention Center

  • Griscom Juvenile Detention Center serves 11 students in grades 5-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 44%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 60%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.

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School Overview

  • Griscom Juvenile Detention Center's student population of 11 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 5-12
Total Students11 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Griscom Juvenile Detention Center
Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Griscom Juvenile Detention Center by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)<50%
44%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)<50%
60%
Student : Teacher Ratio3:114:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
9%
7%
Black
91%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Griscom Juvenile Detention Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
71%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Griscom Juvenile Detention Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.170.47
Graduation Rate<50%
90%
This chart display graduation rate of Griscom Juvenile Detention Center and public school graduation rate of Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Griscom Juvenile Detention Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Louis City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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